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Vein of Galen

Known as: Great Cerebral Vein of Galen, Vena magna cerebri, Galen Vein 
A blood vessel formed by the union of the two internal cerebral veins that drains the cerebrum and joins with the inferior sagittal sinus to form the… Expand
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2013
2013
Vegetation pattern and landscape structure intersect to exert strong control over ecohydrological dynamics at the watershed scale… Expand
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Lack of cerebral circulation is an important confirmatory test for brain death (BD). Conventional… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE This study examined the validity of cerebral computed tomographic (CT) angiography in the diagnosis of brain death (BD… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Embryological and Anatomical Introduction.- and General Comments Regarding Pediatric Intracranial Arteriovenous Shunts.- Vein of… Expand
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2004
2004
SummaryWe report two types of venous patterns associated with great cerebral vein (vein of Galen) absence or unavailability… Expand
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2003
2003
IntroductionVein of Galen aneurysmal malformations (VGAM) are assumed to be related to the persistence of the embryonic median… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • Sean Mullan
  • Journal of neurosurgery
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 20210069
Evidence is presented that dural fistulae are preceded by sinus thrombosis and that their danger lies in arterialized venous… Expand
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
The authors describe a two-dimensional time-of-flight magnetic resonance (MR) angiography technique to create projection… Expand
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1974
1974
Seven neonates with arteriovenous malformation of the vein of Galen are described. Six presented with cyanotic heart failure. Two… Expand
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1968
1968
Abstract A patient with complete thrombosis of a vein of Galen malformation is reported. The patient, an infant 5¾ months of age… Expand
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